50,000 community health workers provide door-to-door last mile healthcare services in Bangladesh. These disease detectives work in rural areas and slums that are difficult to serve through conventional health infrastructure.
Featuring Morseda Chowdhury, Director of the Health, Nutrition, and Population Programme at BRAC Bangladesh
How Governments Can Reach Those Furthest Behind First
As we reach the halfway point for implementing the SDGs, governments must urgently recommit to their promise to leave no one behind, and ensure poverty alleviation programs recognise and account for the web of overlapping constraints that effectively “trap” people in poverty.
By Claire Hutchings, Director of Monitoring, Evidence, and Learning at BRAC Ultra-Poor Graduation Initiative